August-December 2020 Edition of Corona Crash or Everything Bubble Pop?

I created this series to serve as a set of living artifacts. This is the 3rd post in the series. I’m striving to capture major current events and financial market action from the lens of a retail investor in the US. It’s essential to understand how one feels and behaves during times of economic uncertainty and market…

$FB Edition of Letting Winners Run

$FB hit an all-time high today. I’m writing this post to help remind myself to let winners run. As I wrote in $PTON Edition of Bottom Catching, “It’s a crazy time. We’re amid a pandemic, yet we’re unsure if we’re in a bear or bull market. I keep a daily log of the madness in…

$PTON Edition of Bottom Catching

A bunch of stocks on my watch list hit all-time highs this week. Markets are rallying. Many stocks are raging. And many others are filing for bankruptcy. It’s a crazy time. We’re amid a pandemic, yet we’re unsure if we’re in a bear or bull market. I keep a daily log of the madness in…

Personal Finance… a thread.

Crossposting my long Twitter Thread of Personal Finance tips, tricks, and resources: 2/ I’m going to share short and concise opinions each day and see how long I can go on for. Note that personal finance is highly… personal. Not everything is advisable and applicable to everyone. 3/ Keep your personal burn low. Budgeting is…

Stay the Course: The Story of Vanguard and the Index Revolution by the late, great John ‘Jack’ Bogle

Crossposting this tweet thread: Stay the Course: The Story of Vanguard and the Index Revolution by the late, great John ‘Jack’ Bogle. Why care? Because Bogle was a hero, always putting American investors 1st. He knowingly & happily gave up personal profits for the betterment of you & me. The book explains the history between…

Personal Finance Kick

My sole purpose with this post is to provide transparency into how I’ve saved money. My goal is to help my peers realize why and how they should start saving ASAP. At a minimum, read some of the material I recommend. This is not a ‘how-to’ guide. This should serve as an example and a motivator….